Salaried Teacher Training – Computer Science Graduate Needed

Location

London, UK

Sector

Secondary

Salary

£19,000 - £27,000 FTE

Job Reference

CS-LD-CH

Subject

Computer Science

About the job

‘The first law of computer science: Every problem is solved by yet another indirection.’ – Bjarne Stroustrup
Would you like to teach the importance of computer science to the next generation becoming increasingly dependent on technology?

If yes, then Grad2Teach is here to help you take the next step to become a fully qualified educator through our Salaried Teacher Training programme. We have partnered with a lovely Secondary school in London that is looking for a creative and dedicated Computer Science graduate to start training with them from September 2022. Your main tasks will consist of helping children understand the importance of computer science in the world we live in, how it affects our daily lives, and how they can make a difference in the world through it. If this position sounds good to you, then apply now with Grad2Teach to take the first step to a lengthy and rewarding career in education through our Salaried Teacher Training programme.

The school we’re working with has seen its highest GCSE core subject grades ever and would like to start training more graduates alongside their great teachers to build a strong pipeline of experienced educators. This is a very friendly and welcoming school which has been recognised as 'Outstanding' by Ofsted. There is a high level of pupil engagement, behaviour is excellent, and exam results are considerably above the national average. Staff form a close-knit team that operates in an atmosphere of mutual trust and respect and career development is central to the philosophy of the SLT. If this position and school sound like the perfect place for you to start your teaching career, then apply now.

Contact Alex on 020 8148 6732 or email your CV to apply@grad2teach.ac.uk for more information.

Requirements

To be eligible for this programme you must meet the following requirements:

  • Have determination, resilience, and a patient, caring attitude.

  • Have a relevant university degree with a minimum of a 2:2 classification.

  • Preferably some experience in a UK classroom.

  • Have the confidence and ability to lead the class.

  • Be able to demonstrate your resilience.

  • Be able to train across all key stages to broaden your skillset.

Benefits

Why choose Grad2Teach as your salaried teacher training course?


As a trainee on Grad2Teach’s salaried teacher training programme, you will receive high-quality, CPD-accredited training. All your training is led by experienced school leaders, including coaching and mentoring.  Grad2Teach will ensure you meet the Teachers’ Standards throughout the salaried teacher training programme.


With Grad2Teach you will work to complete a one- or two-year course, achieving a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE). You will gain experience working in at least two schools whilst on our salaried teacher training course.


Upon passing Phase 2 of Grad2Teach’s salaried teacher training programme, you will have completed your PGCE and be a qualified teacher with QTS.


In Training Phase 1, you will

  • Receive Grad2Teach-funded training while you work on our 39-week, school-based, salaried teacher training programme

  • Gain invaluable insight into classroom management and teaching practice

  • Receive 24/7 support from our friendly team

  • Receive three Quality Assessment observations from one of our trainers in your employer school

  • Develop an understanding of what it means to be a great teacher

In Training Phase 2, you will

  • Attend 6 training days with our partner university

  • Complete 3 written assessments reflecting on your experience and what you’ve learned so far

  • Cover up to 90% of a teaching timetable within a classroom

  • Work under a dedicated learning mentor who will guide and advise you along your journey

  • Experience two contrasting school placements, allowing you to broaden your experience